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Old 05-07-2003, 07:57 PM   #1
s7nner
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RH8, vmware install asking for C header files


i am trying to install VMWARE on my RH8 machine
and it asked for


"What is the location of the directory of C header files that match your running
kernel? [/usr/src/linux/include]"


where do i find these C header files n also
IF i dont have them..
where can i download them from?

i remember trying to install the C compiler before from the command line and ended up resorting to GUI package manager.

thanks
 
Old 05-07-2003, 08:07 PM   #2
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They should be there, but if they're not: install kernel-source for your distro. Search the disk
 
Old 05-07-2003, 08:20 PM   #3
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ahh...

thanks iceman47!


genius!
 
  


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